Maintenance & Repair

Maintenance & Repair

  • How To Store A Car For Winter

    When storing a car for winter it’s important to make sure that your vehicle comes out of storage in the same condition that it went in. Here are some winter car storage tips that should......

  • How To Tune Up A Car

    In the past knowing how to tune up a car involved changing condensers and points and adjusting valves. Today tuning up a car is much less complicated. A tune up is normally performed every 30,000 miles or......

  • How To Rotate Tires

    Knowing how to rotate tires (and doing so regularly) can help make your tires wear evenly and last longer. Tires can be rotated on most cars, however there are several different patterns, each of which is......

  • How To Change Air Filter

    A dirty air filter can decrease your car’s power and fuel economy. Knowing how to change the air filter yourself can save you some money and keep your engine running optimally. The air filter......

  • What Are Low Rolling Resistance Tires?

    One of the fundamental laws of physics is that an object at rest tends to want to stay at rest, while an object in motion tends to want to stay in motion. When your car is sitting still,......

  • Car Tune Up Checklist

    The concept of a car  “tune-up” has changed considerably over the years. With the advent of contemporary electronics systems, many of the items that formerly needed attention in the......

  • How To Check For Automobile Recall Notices

    The most common form of automobile recall notices is safety related. The department of the federal government largely responsible for motor vehicle safety is the National Highway......

  • Bed liners: Sprayed vs. DropIn

    What is a Bedliner? A bedliner is a tool that can protect the productivity, durability, appearance and investment value of your truck. Currently, two types of bedliners are available. Drop In......

  • Blue Smoke vs. Black Smoke | Car Trouble

    When a vehicle is emitting blue or black smoke, chances are that it is not properly tuned or maintained. When a vehicle is poorly tuned or maintained, the equipment on the vehicle......

  • Identifying Automotive Fluid Leaks

    Leaks can be difficult to identify, but there are clues that can help you determine just what is slowly dripping from under your car. There are three things to look for when trying to......